Point of sale scanner
Mobile phones that are enabled with near field communications can be used to pay for goods. They are held close to the scanner, and customers enter their PIN number into the phone.
SAP’s Future Retail Centre, near Zurich, Switzerland, houses a range of new technologies that could change the way we shop in years to come. Many of the technologies are already being trialled by retailers and the company uses its research labs in Switzerland to showcase and test its ideas.